Automatically close a poll on a given date/time?


(Bart) #1

Is there a way to automatically close a poll on a given date/time?


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(Jeff Atwood) #2

No, but it has been requested a lot and I would like to add it.


(Régis Hanol) #4

It’s been on my :memo: since the inception of polls.

Consider it bumped :up:


(Sam Saffron) #5

The nice thing is that now we have the generalised system @tgxworld extracted, so it should be far simpler to build… waiting pays off sometimes! :hugs:


(Régis Hanol) #6

It’s now in :tada:


(Jeff Atwood) #7

:raised_hands:

And here are some screenshots as well!


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(Régis Hanol) #8

And here a live example :arrow_down:

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(Jeff Atwood) #9

(Joshua Rosenfeld) #10

@zogstrip, is it intentional that auto-closed polls cannot be reopened? Polls without a timer can be opened and closed as needed by staff.


(Régis Hanol) #12

It is indeed intentional. If there’s a close date, and it has passed, then it’s closed.